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Early varieties and hybrids of watermelon

Watermelon AU ProducerAqua Dulce F1 - an early seedless hybrid of the Sakata firm (Japan) with small, rounded, transportable, thick-chinned, very sweet fruits. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Antey F1 - early (ripens on 68-70 days from the moment of germination) hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA). Fruits are oval-cubic in shape, with a dense bark, very sugary and tender pulp. It tolerates transportation well. Demanding on soil fertility. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Atamansky (in the Register since 1998) - an early (68-70 days from the moment of germination) and amicably ripening variety, obtained as a result of selection of the variety Nitsa. Fruits are white-green, spherical, with tasty, juicy pulp. It has a pronounced diuretic effect. After harvesting, it is stored for about a month. Attica F1 - a seedless hybrid of the firm "Syngenta" (USA) with beautiful, spherical fruits weighing up to 10 kg. Harvesting can be carried out in 67-70 days from the moment of germination. The hybrid is resistant to disease, but quickly overripe. Sometimes seeds are found in some parts of the fruit. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. AU Producer F1 (in the Register since 2004) - medium-early reference variety of the Crimson Sweet type (Hollar, USA). Harvest, tasty, sweet, with bright pulp. Relatively resistant to stress, easy to transport, well transported. Great Beijing Joy F1 (2010) - mid-early (80 days) hybrid of the Sedek company (Russia) for garden plots. The plant is medium-sized. The fruit is large, weighing 8-12 kg, round, green with dark green stripes, with a thin bark. The pulp is bright red, grainy, sweet. Disease-resistant, transportable, easy-going. Borchansky - an early ripe variety of the firm "Sibsad" for growing in open and protected ground. Ripening period 63-66 days. Fruits are short-oval in shape, weighing 2.5-3.5 kg. The surface is green, with narrow, prickly stripes of dark green. The pulp is bright red, very juicy, sugary, unusually sweet. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Blade F1 (2011) - a hybrid of the "Nunems" company (USA) of the Crimson Sweet type for growing in the open field and under film tunnels. Ripens in 62-66 days from the moment of germination. Differs in strong growth, fruit size, productivity. Watermelons are round-oval, large, weighing 8-12 kg, striped. The pulp is red, crispy, juicy, moderately sweet, tender. Seeds are small, dark brown. The hybrid is resistant to the main types of pathogens. Bonta F1 (2010) - a super-early hybrid of the Semenis company (USA-Holland) of the Crimson Sweet type. Designed for outdoor cultivation, film tunnels and under non-woven fabrics. Vigorous plant with good fruit coverage (protection from sunburn). Fruits of the correct spherical shape, 25 cm in diameter, weighing 7-8 kg. The bark is dense, green, stripes of medium width, dark green. The pulp is firm, crispy, dark red, very sweet. The hybrid is distinguished by evenness of fruits, high marketable type and transportability. F1 bonus (2008) - hybrid of May Agro Tohumjuluk (Turkey) for the main season. Fruits are oval, leveled, weighing 8-10 kg, with a bright color (dark green stripes on a light green background). The pulp is dark red, no strands, crispy, sweet. Differs in high transportability, productivity, resistance to major diseases. Vizier F1 - a powerful, early, productive and large-fruited hybrid of the KLOZ company (France). Stores well. Resistant to fusarium and anthracnose. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Watermelon VNIIOB 2 F1VNIIOB 2 F1 (1998) - the first domestic watermelon hybrid. Early ripening (from germination to ripening 55-60 days), fruitful (500 kg per one hundred square meters), ripening together (in the first decade of fruiting, 75-90% of watermelons ripen). Fruits are round-oval with dark green prickly stripes. The pulp is pink, tender, juicy, sweet (sugar content 8.1%). Transportability and keeping quality of fruits is good. Resistant to weakly virulent races of anthracnose. Grail F1 (2011) - a large-fruited hybrid of the All-Russian Research Institute of Irrigated Melons.Fruits are of an original, oval-cylindrical shape, with a striped bark and red flesh. They remain marketable for a long time. Watermelon Granite F1F1 Granite - a hybrid of the "Syngenta" company (USA) of the Crimson Sweet type, intended for growing under temporary film shelters and in the open field. The fruits are round, with dark green, pronounced stripes. The bark is thin, the flesh is excellent structure, bright red, crispy, high in sugars. The disadvantage is that it overripes very quickly, losing its taste. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Jenny F1 - special ultra-early bush hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA) for supermarkets and city markets. Ripens on the 54th day after germination. The bush forms 4-6 standard portioned fruits weighing 1-1.5 kg. The fruits are very beautiful - thin dark stripes on a white-green background (like Bykovsky). The rind is extremely thin but firm; the pulp is bright and delicious. The seeds are very small (smaller than grapes), they are eaten and completely absorbed. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Dolby F1 (2005) - an ultra-early (60-65 days after germination), productive, stress-resistant hybrid of the "Nunems" company (USA) of the Trophy type, but forms more vigorous plants, therefore, requires more rare sowing. Fruits are large, spherical, slightly sugary.

Dumara F1 (2002) - early (75 days), but sweet and with small "bones", a hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA). Fruits are oval-cubic, tolerate transportation well.

Watermelon Jenny F1Watermelon Dolby F1Watermelon Dumara F1
Yellow Katy F1 - a very early hybrid of Sakata (Japan) with portioned fruits (1.5-3 kg), with yellow pulp. Not resistant to disease. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Watermelon EarthlingEarthling (1993) - a high-yielding (up to 500 kg per one hundred square meters) variety, ripens in 80 days. Fruits weighing up to 16 kg, with a strong bark, bright pulp, very tasty, can be stored for up to 2 months. The variety is responsive to irrigation. Zenith (2000) is a popular high-yielding variety for growing outdoors and in film shelters. The fruits ripen in 70 days (without shelter) from the moment of germination and 10 days earlier than the Crimson Sweet variety. Stored after removal for about a month. The variety is suitable for cultivation through seedlings, grafting and under a film cover. The plant is long-leaved (the main lash is more than 3 m). The number of lashes of the first, second and third orders is average. Medium-sized leaf, strongly dissected. Fruits are large, up to 12 kg, spherical and spherical-flattened, slightly segmented, with a strong bark and blood-red, delicate, harmonious taste, sweet pulp. The color of the fruit is light green. Pattern - wide interlocking stripes of dark green color. Seeds are oval, brown with black dots, medium in size. Weight of 1000 seeds 85 - 90 g. The variety is relatively resistant to anthracnose and fusarium wilt, resistant to powdery mildew. Golden - an early ripe variety (firm "Aelita") for growing in open ground and under temporary film shelters. Fruits are round, large, weighing up to 6 kg. The peel is thin, dense, dark green with small dark green stripes. The pulp is golden yellow, tender, juicy, very sweet, of excellent taste. Differs in excellent transportability and resistance to fusarium. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Kadija F1- a very early hybrid of the Vilmorin company (France). The plant is climbing. Fruits are smooth, even, oval, dark green with stripes, fruit weight 9-11 kg. The pulp is red, tender and very sweet. Important features of the hybrid: very sweet pulp, long-term fruiting, strong peel. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Candan F1 - an early hybrid of the "Nickerson Swann" company (Holland) of the Crimson Sweet type, intended for growing in open ground, film tunnels and greenhouses. The plant is short-growing, so the hybrid can be grown thickened. Fruits are small, weighing up to 5 kg, leveled, early and amicably tied. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation Peasant F1 (2009) - a mid-late hybrid of the Sedek company (Russia), intended for garden plots. The fruit is oval, striped, with pink, sweet, granular pulp, weighing up to 8 kg. Crimson Glory F1 - a productive hybrid of the "Semenis" company (USA-Holland) of the Crimson Sweet type. The fruit is round, weighing 12-15 kg, rounded, slightly flattened at the base (at the tail). The bark is thick, striped (green broad stripes with a light green border and white stripes with a yellow tint). The seeds are large, the flesh is pink, friable. The hybrid is resistant to diseases, tolerates transportation well, and is stored for a long time. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Crimson Jewel F1- an early seedless hybrid (Sakata, Japan) with small, round, transportable, thick-chinned, very sweet fruits. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Crimson Ruby F1(2010) - an early (55-60 days from transplanting) hybrid of the Sakata company (Japan) for growing in open ground and in film shelters. Fruits are elongated-rounded, weighing 9-12 kg, with a high sugar content. The pulp is sweet, crispy, red, without veins. Medium crust. The hybrid is transportable, stable, Fusarium tolerant and anthracnose resistant. The plant tolerates vaccinations well, is powerful, protects the fruit from sunburn. Watermelon Crimson SweetCrimson Sweet (Raspberry sugar) (2006) - the leader among foreign breeding watermelons and one of the oldest varieties of the Hollar company (USA). Fruits weighing up to 5 kg, round-oval, moderately sweet, with a beautiful contrasting smooth skin. In appearance, they are similar to the fruits of the Astrakhansky variety, only the pulp is brilliant-red, the stripes on the peel are vague, the main color is straw-yellow, and the thickness of its green part is more powerful. Ripens from the moment of germination in 67-82 days. Brings a stable harvest. The size of the fruits is larger than average, but very large ones are rare. Watermelon is harvested selectively (as it ripens) from the third decade of June to the beginning of the second five-day period in August. Crimson Sweet F1 - an early hybrid of the Siemens firm (USA-Holland) of the Crimson Sweet type, intended for growing under film. Fruits are very aligned, almost perfectly spherical, green with small dark green stripes, weighing 6-10 kg. The pulp is bright red, crispy, sweet. The hybrid is resistant to antarcnosis. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Crimson Tide F1 (2007) - a hybrid of the Syngenta company (USA) of the Crimson Sweet type. The first fruits ripen on the 75th day. Fruits are oval, large, up to 10 kg. The pulp is sweet, bright. The hybrid is resistant to fusarium, hardy to anthracnose and peronospora. After removal, it is stored for about one and a half weeks, it is well transported. In hot summer, it gives almost the entire crop at once. When cool, it knits and bears fruit slowly. Chrisby F1 (2000) - early ripening (ripening in 65 days from the moment of germination), a fairly productive hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA), but not lying and not suitable for storage. The fruits are round, tasty, and do not react well to drought.
Watermelon Chrisby F1Watermelon Lady F1Watermelon Montana F1
Colosseo F1 (2010) - an early hybrid of the Siemens company. Fruits weighing 10-15 kg, oblong-oval, green-striped. The pulp is juicy, red Constellation F1 (2008) - medium-growing, productive (600-750 kg per one hundred square meters) hybrid of the company "Syngenta" for early fresh sale, as well as long-term storage and transportation. Suitable for growing through seedlings. Ripens in 88 days from sowing. Fruits are moderately large (10-14 kg), oval-oblong, with dark stripes on the green bark, red-pink flesh, small seeds. Lying, transportable. Resistant to fungal diseases. Coral F1 (2008) - an early ripe hybrid of the Sedek company (Russia). The fruit is spherical, green with dark green stripes, weighing up to 5 kg. The pulp is red. Lady F1 (2000) - a fruitful, stable, transportable, early (66 days) hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA). The plant is powerful, with large, elongated-oval fruits with tasty pulp. Fusarium resistant, transportable. Scooper honey F1 - early (75-85 days) hybrid cultivar by Sedek (Russia) for open and protected ground. The plant is long-leaved, strongly branched. Fruits are round, green, with dark stripes, weighing 3-5 kg. The pulp is red, grainy, very sweet. The seeds are small.Photophilous, does not tolerate shading, with a thickened planting, it sharply reduces the yield, responsive to fertilizers and watering. Transportable, keeping quality, during storage it retains pulp density for a long time. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Watermelon LunarLunar (2007) - a variety of the All-Russian Research Institute of irrigated melon growing, ripens in 68-73 days from the moment of emergence. High-yielding, prolific. Fruits weighing 3.5 - 4 kg, rounded-oval, with an attractive striped bark pattern. The pulp is bright, yellow or lemon-yellow, tender, juicy, with good original taste. Watermelon Madera F1Madera F1 - an early hybrid of the "Semenis" company (USA-Holland), distinguished by good resistance to diseases. Grows well in open ground and in film tunnels. The fruits ripen on the 65th day, are round, large, weighing 6-8 kg, outwardly similar to the fruits of the Astrakhansky variety, but the surface of the bark is more shiny and light stripes of straw-yellow color. The pulp is juicy, but loose, sweet, pink-red, with a pleasant delicate aroma. Seeds are black, large. The bark is of medium thickness, therefore, the fruits are transportable, they retain their marketability and taste for a long time. The hybrid is not resistant to anthracnose. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Milady F1 - a hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA) of the Lady hybrid type, but more powerful and large-fruited. Fruits are oval, striped, weighing up to 25 kg, with pink-red juicy pulp. Not lingering and quickly lose taste after harvest. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation Monk - VNII variety of irrigated melons, early ripening, 63-68 days, high-yielding - 50 t / ha in irrigation. High transportability, retains commercial qualities up to 30 days. Resistant to weakly virulent races of anthracnose. The pulp is pink-red, tender, of excellent taste. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation Watermelon NitsaMontana F1 (2009) - a hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA) with rounded, green-striped fruits with red flesh. Nice (2001) - early maturing (75-80 days), fruitful, reliable variety of the Krasnodar Research Institute of Vegetable and Potato Farming. Obtained as a result of crossing the varieties Krimson Sweet and Monastyrsky. Plants are powerful, with large leaves, climbing (length of the main stem 1.5-2.5 m). The fruit is large, broadly elliptical, weighing 6-10 kg. The surface of the fruit is smooth; color - green, with a pattern in the form of wide, dark green stripes, with blurred edges. The bark is 1-1.5 cm thick, strong. The pulp is purple, grainy, tender, juicy, tasty. The dry matter content is 8.6-8.9%, the sugar content is 7.1-7.8%. Seeds are oval, brown with black dots, rough. The mass of 1000 seeds is 48 g. Transportable, stored for at least one and a half months after harvesting (until early October). Unlike Crimson Sweet, it does not turn yellow for a very long time and remains marketable. Seeds are small, black, speckled, slightly rough. The average weight of 1000 seeds is 45 - 50 g. The variety is early ripening, from germination to fruit ripening 65 - 75 days. Powdery mildew, fusarium and anthracnose are weakly affected. New from Astrakhan (2009) - an ultra-early variety of the Sibsad firm. Fruits are round-oval, green with dark green stripes, weighing 6-10 kg. The pulp is dark red, tender, juicy, sweet. The variety is distinguished by very small, soft seeds. Watermelon SparkTwinkle (1960) - an improved old variety of Kharkov selection, one of the oldest varieties of watermelon for cultivation in summer cottages and household plots in the middle lane, in the Urals, in Siberia. Early ripening (70-85 days), fruitful variety of watermelon. Fruits are spherical, weighing 2.5 kg (in a greenhouse 1-1.5 kg), with a monochromatic, thin, black-green, without a pattern, bark. The pulp is carmine red, tender, grainy, juicy, sweet, with a small amount of small black seeds. It is weakly affected by diseases, relatively resistant to low temperatures, but quickly overripe on melons. Olinda F1 (2007) Memory of Kholodov (2002) - a variety of the Bykovskaya melons and gourds selection experimental station. Early ripe (89-106 days). The plant is powerful, the main lash is of medium length. The leaf is medium-sized, green, strongly dissected. Fruit weighing 2.5-5.5 kg, round, smooth. The background is white, no pattern. The bark is of medium thickness, leathery. The pulp is red, red, juicy. Seeds are medium in size, brown with black spots.The yield of marketable fruits in the North Caucasus region is 110 -320 kg per one hundred square meters. According to the originator, it is resistant to apracnose, fusarium wilt and powdery mildew. Paradise F1 - an early ripe high-yielding hybrid of the Klose company (France) of the Crimson Sweet type. It has a thin bark and bright sweet pulp. The hybrid is resistant to fusarium and anthracnose. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation Watermelon Gift of the SunGift of the sun (2004) - the first watermelon variety with a golden yellow monochromatic, like a melon, or with orange stripes, like a pumpkin, bark. Ripens on 68-75 days from the moment of germination. Fruits are round, weighing 3.5-4.5 kg, with bright red, granular, juicy, tender, very sweet (sugar content 10.4-11%) pulp and black seeds. Plants are compact, short-leaved, therefore they take up little space in the greenhouse, resistant to fusarium and anthracnose. Prince Arthur F1 - early ripening (from germination to fruit ripening 70-80 days) unpretentious hybrid of the firm "Sedek" (Russia) for open and protected ground. Suitable for growing in areas of unstable farming, even outdoors. Fruits are oval, medium-sized, weighing 1-2 kg. The bark is light green, with narrow dark green longitudinal stripes. The pulp is red, sugar, grainy, with few seeds, juicy and aromatic. Productivity - 4-7 kg per plant. Recommended for fresh consumption, making candied fruits and watermelon honey. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation Prince Hamlet F1 - early ripening (from germination to fruit ripening 70-80 days) hybrid of the firm "Sedek" (Russia) for open and protected ground. Suitable for outdoor cultivation in areas of unstable farming. Fruits are round, green with dark green stripes, portioned (weighing 1-2 kg), with a thin bark. Seedless pulp, lemon yellow, very sweet. Productivity - 4-6 kg per plant. Recommended for fresh consumption, making candied fruits and watermelon honey. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Joy F1(2009) Early Kuban (1997) - early ripening (70 days), medium-growing watermelon variety, fruitful in Siberia and the Moscow region. Fruits are thin, round, with a smooth or slightly segmented surface, weighing 3-5 kg. The pulp is raspberry, grainy, sweet, juicy. Watermelons tolerate transportation well, they are stored for a month. Plants are resistant to both fusarium and anthracnose. Rapid (2006) - early ripening (58-60 days), very productive, Fusarium-resistant variety of the All-Russian Research Institute of Irrigated Melon. The fruits are tasty, attractive, well transported, but do not last longer than three weeks. The pulp is bright red, tender, of excellent taste. The variety is resistant to weakly virulent races of anthracnose.
Watermelon RapidWatermelon Red Star F1
Red Comet F1 - a hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA) type Ogonyok with small (4-8 kg) dark green rounded fruits without stripes, sweet pulp. Harvesting is carried out for a long time, as it ripens, starting from the 58th day from the moment of emergence. The hybrid is resistant to stress in the open field, the fruits tolerate transportation. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation Red Star F1 - a hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA) type Ogonyok with small (4-8 kg) dark green rounded fruits without stripes, sweet pulp. Harvesting is carried out for a long time, as it ripens, starting from the 65th day from the moment of germination. The hybrid is resistant to stress in the open field, the fruits tolerate transportation. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Red Sharm F1 - a very early hybrid of Sakata (Japan) with portioned fruits, weighing 1.5-3 kg, with red pulp. They are not resistant to disease. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Watermelon Pink ChampagnePink champagne - early ripening variety. Fruits weighing 4-7 kg. The pulp is bright, juicy, grainy. Suitable for fresh consumption and for making candied fruits, salads, drinks. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation.

Royal Crimson Sweet F1 - an early hybrid of the Siemens firm (USA-Holland) of the Crimson Sweet type, intended for growing under film. Fruits are very aligned, almost perfectly spherical, green with small dark green stripes, weighing 6-10 kg. The pulp is bright red, crispy, sweet. The hybrid is resistant to antarcnosis. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Royal Majesty F1 - an early hybrid of the Siemens firm (USA-Holland) with large striped elongated sugary fruits. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Royal Star F1 - a hybrid of the Siemens firm (USA-Holland) of the Crimson Sweet type. Similar to the Madeira hybrid, but resistant to anthracnose and stress. Ripens in 70-75 days. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Sangold F1 - a hybrid of the Sakata company (Japan) of the Suga Baby type. The harvest gives from 68-72 days. Fruits are small, round, with dense bark and pulp. Well stored and transported. Tolerant to fusarium and anthracnose. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Sweet Wonder F1 - an early seedless hybrid of the Sakata firm (Japan) with small, rounded, transportable, thick-chinned, very sweet fruits. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Watermelon Siberian LightsSiberian lights (2003) - early ripening (75-85 days), medium-growing (up to 2.5 m) variety of watermelon of the West Siberian Vegetable Experimental Station. Fruits are spherical, dark green, striped, portioned (2.5-3 kg). The bark is thin, the pulp is bright red, juicy, harmonious taste. Productivity at the level of the Early Kuban variety. The variety is relatively resistant to fusarium, lays about three weeks after picking, but is not transportable. F1 sympathy - very early (ripens on the 63rd day) hybrid of the Siemens firm (USA-Holland). The fruits are large, weighing 6-10 kg, and beautiful (perfectly round), they are distinguished by a magnificent green color with dark green stripes. The pulp is juicy, aromatic, sweet. Not included in the Register of the Russian Federation. Siberian - early ripening (75–82 days), medium-growing (up to 2.5 m) variety of watermelon of the selection of the West Siberian Vegetable Experimental Station of the Ogonyok type for garden plots. Fruits are spherical, weighing up to 5 kg, with a thin bark of dark green color, without stripes. The pulp is bright red, juicy. The variety is well adapted to Siberian conditions. Productivity in open ground is up to 3 kg / m, under film shelters - up to 5.5 kg / m. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation Siberian rose - an early ripe variety of the Sibsad firm. Ripening period - 75-85 days. Fruits are round, weighing up to 5 kg. The bark is thin, strong, dark green in color. The pulp is intense pink, juicy, very sweet. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Watermelon SkorikSkorik (1997) - a variety of the VNIIOB selection. The fruits are large, striped, the seeds are black, 2-3 days earlier than the Ilyinsky (Photon) variety. The pulp is firm, bright red with good taste. Early ripe, 65-90 days pass from germination to harvest. The plant is long-leaved, the length of the main whip is more than 3 meters. The number of lashes of the first, second and third orders is average. The shape of the leaf blade is broad-lobed, strongly dissected, of medium size. Flowers are hermaphrodite and male. The shape of the fruit is spherical and spherical-flattened. The fruit is round, smooth, with an average weight of 3 kg. The background is green, the pattern is dark green stripes with blurred edges. The bark is strong and flexible. The pulp is bright red, fibrous, tender, juicy, sweet, with a strongly pronounced watermelon aroma. Good taste. Productivity 15-25 tons per hectare. Seeds are oval, of medium size, the color of the seeds is black, the weight of 1000 seeds is 85 - 90 g. It is resistant to anthracnose, weakly affected by bacterial spot. The value of the variety is the amicable formation of an early harvest, good keeping quality of fruits. The Skorik watermelon is the earliest Russian watermelon variety, with a friendly yield! Sorento F1 (2008) - an early (70-day) hybrid of the Crimson Sweet type from Syngenta (USA). The fruits are bright, beautiful, weighing up to 8 kg. Orange-tinted pulp, very pleasant to the taste. The harvest does not lie longer than 3-4 days and requires immediate implementation and consumption. SRD (Superearly Dyutina) - a variety of VNIIOB selection for summer cottages and household plots. In early maturity, it is 2-3 days ahead of the Ogonyok variety. Under favorable conditions (temperature 25-30 ° C) fruits ripen on 53-55 days. A variety of bush type (with a natural limitation of the growth of side shoots) for open ground and greenhouses. After the third node, side shoots do not appear, even if the top of the main shoot is removed. The antennae are also absent; instead, a bunch of male flowers is formed.Although the leaves are larger than those of other varieties, plants can not be pinned in greenhouses, and in the open field, watermelons can be planted every 0.5 m in a row, or by greatly narrowing the row spacing, the lashes can be guided along the row. Fruits weighing 2-5 kg ​​(with irrigation can reach 10 kg), striped, with a thick and hard bark. The pulp is bright red, tasty, speckled seeds. SRD 2 (2001) - early maturing (60 days) variety (patented by CJSC "Semko-Junior"), also intended for garden plots, home gardens and small farms for growing in open ground and under film shelters. Single-stem plant (length of the main stem 1.5-2 m), with limited development of lateral shoots. The leaf is medium-sized, green, slightly dissected. The fruit is round, slightly segmented, weighing 5-9 kg. The bark, 1.5 cm thick, light green with dark green prickly stripes, flexible, light green on the cut. The pulp is red, dense, grainy, tasty (dry matter content -10%, sugars - 6.5%). Seeds are white with a grayish tinge. The weight of 1000 seeds is 115 g. The fruits remain marketable for 25 days after removal. The variety is resistant to anthracnose, responsive to watering, requires manual dusting and stacking of stems. Stetson F1 (2009) is an ultra-early hybrid of a watermelon. Fruits are large, rounded, weighing 8-10 kg, dense, medium-thick bark. The pulp is crispy, fine texture, intense red color with a high sugar content. Seeds are small, dark brown. Well tolerates the transportation of fruits over long distances Surprise F1(2010) Tajura F1 - an early ripe hybrid of the Vilmorin company (France), cultivar Crimson Sweet. Climbing plant. The growing season (from sowing to ripening) is 63-65 days. Fruits are oblong, dark green with medium-sized stripes. Fruit weight 10-12 kg. Red, tender pulp with good taste. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation Top Gun F1 (2007) - a hybrid of the Syngenta company (USA) of the Crimson Sweet type. Ripening period - 75-80 days. Fruits are round, weighing up to 10 kg, with embossed stripes in the form of furrows on the dark green bark. The pulp is juicy, sweet, bright. Feature: seeds for sowing are large, and in fruits - small. Watermelons keep well. Watermelon Trophy F1Tribute F1 - hybrid of Siemens firm (USA-Holland), ripening on 78-80 days from the moment of germination. The plant has vigorous growth. Fruits are round-oval, weighing up to 9 kg, leveled. The pulp is tender, very tasty, without seeds. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation Triton F1- a triploid hybrid of the Siemens firm (USA-Holland), ripening on the 75th day from the moment of germination. Fruits weighing up to 7 kg, without seeds. Not in the Register of the RF Triumph (2001) Trophy F1 (2000) - early maturing (70 days) hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA). Fruits are round, green-striped, with red, sweet pulp. Very transportable, resistant to fusarium.

Torch is a promising early ripening variety (ripens 65-70 days from the moment of germination). The plant is long-leaved. Fruits weighing 3-8 kg, dark green, with a grid pattern slightly darker than the background. The bark is strong, the flesh is intense pink, tender, very sweet. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Watermelon Farao F1Farao F1 (2006) - a high-yielding, early ripening (starting from 75 days) hybrid of the Syngenta company (USA). The fruit is oval-cylindrical, very large (from 10 kg), with tasty, red pulp and large seeds. The plant is powerful, with wide leaves. The fruits overripe quickly and cannot be kept on the melon for more than a week. Florida F1(2010) Photon(Ilyinsky) (2002) is an early ripening, medium-growing watermelon variety of the VNIIOB selection for placement in film greenhouses (in a temperate climate) and open ground (in the south). Can be grown through seedlings (sowing at the end of April, seedlings are used for planting at the age of 30-35 days). In the greenhouse, the plants are tied to a trellis, all lateral shoots are removed to a height of 50 cm, the subsequent ones are pinched over 1-3 leaves. It is possible to grow in a free culture in a spread. Moderate watering, especially during fruit ripening. Planting scheme 70x150 cm. Productivity 7-7.5 kg / m2. On melon, it ripens 3-5 days earlier than the Astrakhansky variety, has a high yield and excellent taste.The fruit is medium in size, weighing about 4 kg, slightly oblong in shape, with a pattern like that of the Astrakhansky variety (the bark is thick, light green, the pattern on it is in the form of wide dark green stripes), but the seeds are black. The pulp is tender, loose, red. Resistant to some strains of anthracnose and fusarium. Stored for about 2-3 weeks after harvesting, it tolerates transportation well. Watermelon Farao F1Watermelon Helen F1Helen F1 (2001) - early maturing (60 days) hybrid of the company "Nunems" (USA) for garden plots, home gardens and small farms for placement in open ground and under film shelters. The plant is climbing (the length of the main stem is 5.5-6.5 m), medium power, with 4-7 lateral lashes. The fruit is broadly elliptical, smooth, weighing 7-12 kg. The background of the bark is green, the pattern is wide dark green stripes. The bark is 1.5-2 cm thick, greenish-white on the cut. The pulp is dark red, tender, tasty (dry matter content 12-13.1%, sugars 10.2-10.6%). The seeds are brown and medium in size. Productivity 3-3.2 kg / m. The fruits remain marketable for about 40 days after removal. The hybrid is resistant to anthracnose, fusarium, tolerates short-term temperature drop well. At the beginning of development, it requires increased nutrition and moisture. Ripens amicably - the crop is selected in two times. Emperor's Hat F1 (2008) - mid-season (period from germination to fruit ripening 95-100 days) hybrid of the firm "Sedek" (Russia) for open ground and film shelters. Fruits are elongated-oval, green with black stripes, weighing 6-8 (up to 10) kg. The pulp is red, granular, sweet (sugar content up to 12%) Productivity 15-25 kg per plant. It is resistant to diseases, tolerates transportation well, and is suitable for long-term storage. Watermelon Suga BabySuger Bel F1 - a hybrid of the Sakata company (Japan) of the Suga Baby type. The harvest ripens on the 68-72th day from the moment of germination. Fruits are small, weighing up to 8 kg, round, well stored and transported. The pulp and bark are firm. The hybrid is resistant to fusarium and anthracnose. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Suga Baby (Suga Baby, Sugar baby) (2008) - the oldest, most popular in the world and the earliest (75-85 days) variety of the Clos company (France), such as Ogonyok, but twice as large. Designed for growing in film greenhouses. Climbing plants. Fruits are dark green in color with even darker stripes, weighing 3.5-4.5 kg, perfectly round. The pulp is bright red, tender, grainy, very sweet. Seeds are small, black, few in number. The fruits are well suited for pickling. Sowing seeds for seedlings is carried out at the end of April. At the age of 35 days (at the end of May - beginning of June), watermelons are planted according to the planting scheme 70x150 cm in a permanent place. Plants are tied to a trellis, all lateral shoots are removed to a height of 50 cm, subsequent ones are pinched over 1-3 leaves. Moderate watering, especially during fruit ripening. Productivity 7-10 kg / sq.m. The variety is unpretentious and can be grown in the northern regions of the country. Suga Delitata F1 (2010) - an early ripe (68-75 days) hybrid of the Sakata company (Japan) of the Suga Baby type. The fruit is dark green, oval, with dense bark and pulp. Well stored and transported. Tolerant to fusarium and anthracnose. Watermelon Eureka F1Eureka F1 (2010) - a very early (50-65 days) hybrid of the Semenis company (USA-Holland) of the Crimson Sweet type, intended for growing under film. Fruits are slightly oval (28x32cm), with red pulp and seeds, weighing up to 14 kg. The hybrid is resistant to major diseases, tolerates a short-term drop in temperature and heat. Eden F1 (2004) is an early ripe hybrid. Anniversary of NK - an early ripe large-fruited hybrid of the "NK" company (Russia) with elongated oval fruits weighing 8-10 kg. The color of the peel is like that of the Sinchevsky watermelon, the pulp is bright red, aromatic, crunchy, high in sugars, excellent taste. Resistant to fusarium and anthracnose, transportable and stable. Not in the Register of the Russian Federation. Yarilo (1983) - a variety of the All-Russian Research Institute of Irrigated Melons. Precocious, zoned standard in the Astrakhan region. High-yielding, up to 500 kg per hundred square meters with irrigation, transportable. The pulp is bright red, the taste is high. Relatively resistant to anthracnose. Watermelon Yarilo

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Mid-season varieties and hybrids of watermelon

Mid-late and late varieties and hybrids of watermelon

Is the watermelon a green striped ball?